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H. Victor Neher Papers 1916-1994

Identifier: 1994-00051

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HENRY VICTOR NEHER: 1904-1999. Physicist; Professor of Physics, CIT 1931-1970. Worked with RA Millikan on cosmic rays for 20 years. Much of his research data came from launching balloons with instrument packages at various locations around the world to measure intensity of cosmic rays bombarding earth's atmosphere. The papers include correspondence (c. 1927-67), cosmic ray data, slides of apparatus & expeditions, three personal journals, a typescript (“Memories”), and reprints.


ACQUIRED HOW OR DONOR: Victor Neher; Topsy Smalley (daughter, reprints in 2.2)

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1 unspecified containers : MEDIUM: Paper; LENGTH: .75 linear ft. ; QUANTITY: 1.5 boxes